Our two campuses in Bromley and Orpington are easily accessible by rail, road or bus. Select the tabs below for details on cycle, rail, road and bus links.
Bromley South is the nearest train station, just over a mile away. Buses from outside the station take you to the College – alight at the bus stop just before The Crown pub and roudabout and the Rookery Lane Campus is straight ahead on the right. For train timetables and up to date service changes – National Rail.
We are conveniently located on the A21, which you can join from Junction 4 on the M25.
Visitor and disabled parking
Visitors and disabled parking is available in front of our main reception. Spaces are limited and need to be reserved by a member of staff on behalf of visitors.
There is permit parking available for students, however priority is given to those living more than 20 miles from Bromley College (Please note: this does not guarantee a space). Students arriving at College after 4pm can park on site subject to availability. There is unrestricted street parking in the surrounding roads, and also spaces are available in Norman Park (Hook Farm Lane) until dusk each day (entrance off the A21).
If you live more than 20 miles away from College or cannot travel to College by any other means of transport you may be entitled to a special parking permit. Forms are available from the Premises office and must be approved by your Head of School. You will need to provide your current driving licence and proof of insurance.
If you have mobility difficulties and we can arrange an accessible parking space for you. Main switchboard: 020 8295 7000
Please make sure to register your motorbike with us. Spaces are subject to availability.
8.30am – 5pm Friday
A full list of services on a map can be found at: http://www.tfl.gov.uk/busmaps||
Free car parking around Orpington Campus is very limited. Where possible students, staff and visitors are encouraged to car share.
Students and staff will be able to find more information on the development of a College carshare scheme on the intranet as and when it becomes available.
For visitors, it is recommended that you register your journey at www.londonliftshare.com to find possible carsharers or to make informal car sharing arrangements to avoid making the journey
A network of signed cycle routes lead around the outskirts of Orpington Town Centre. Knoll Rise is signed as a recommended cycle route, however with no road markings. Spur Road is also a recommended route and is signed with on-road markings for cyclists.
Cycle parking can be found at the rear of the College. Please speak to Reception for further details.
Further information on planning your journey by bike can be found at www.tfl.gov.uk/journeyplanner||
To obtain copies of cycle maps and to find out more about cycling across London including the Cycle Hire scheme and Cycle Superhighways visit www.tfl.gov.uk/cycling||